The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 27 31
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4  
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.58% 4.22% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 4.92% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 11
Median daily rate £500 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.05% -2.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 300 386 369
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 85.96% 85.78% 85.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 198 225
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £615 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Median hourly rate £17.85 £14.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.01% -70.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (29.03%) SQL
4 8 (25.81%) Scrum
5 7 (22.58%) Change Management
5 7 (22.58%) Finance
5 7 (22.58%) Data Modelling
5 7 (22.58%) Logical Data Model
5 7 (22.58%) SDLC
6 6 (19.35%) gulp
6 6 (19.35%) Sass
6 6 (19.35%) Grunt
6 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
6 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
6 6 (19.35%) Mocha
6 6 (19.35%) Progressive Enhancement
6 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
6 6 (19.35%) BDD
6 6 (19.35%) CSS3
6 6 (19.35%) Behat
6 6 (19.35%) Jasmine
6 6 (19.35%) Twig
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle
6 6 (19.35%) HTML
6 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 6 (19.35%) PHP
6 6 (19.35%) CSS
6 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
6 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) iPlanet
1 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
1 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) IaaS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) NAS
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) SSH
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Big Data
1 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) Essbase
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
1 6 (19.35%) Grunt
1 6 (19.35%) gulp
1 6 (19.35%) Jasmine
1 6 (19.35%) Mocha
1 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Business Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) IT Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Software Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Digital Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Digital Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Supply Chain Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Behat
1 6 (19.35%) CSS
1 6 (19.35%) CSS3
1 6 (19.35%) HTML
1 6 (19.35%) Sass
1 6 (19.35%) Twig
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.23%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) WinForms
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Smart Meter
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) IVR
4 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) EPoS
4 1 (3.23%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.23%) HP Storage
4 1 (3.23%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) AIX
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) Change Management
4 7 (22.58%) Data Modelling
4 7 (22.58%) Logical Data Model
4 7 (22.58%) SDLC
5 6 (19.35%) BDD
5 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Progressive Enhancement
5 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.13%) Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) Data Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (16.13%) User Stories
7 4 (12.90%) Regression Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 6 (19.35%) PHP
3 1 (3.23%) F#
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) WAI
2 5 (16.13%) QA
3 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.23%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.23%) OpenView
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Genesys
2 2 (6.45%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.23%) BEA
3 1 (3.23%) BMC
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Cognos
3 1 (3.23%) EMC
3 1 (3.23%) F5
3 1 (3.23%) KANA
3 1 (3.23%) NetApp
3 1 (3.23%) Opsware
3 1 (3.23%) Pega
3 1 (3.23%) Qualys
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec
3 1 (3.23%) Veritas
3 1 (3.23%) VMware